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Balloons over Bagan

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Launched in 1999, the family run Balloons over Bagan provides awe-inspiring flights over the ancient temples of Bagan. From our intimate Premium Service 8 passenger balloons with a maximum of 2 people in each compartment for that special occasion...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Bagan, Myanmar
+95 9 44804 5716
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you're on the fence about spending the money, do it! You won't be sorry. This is a once in a lifetime experience to fly over more temples than you'll ever see anywhere, ever again. The whole organization was very professional with British balloon pilots...More

Thank sheryltu
Reviewed 19 August 2018

Absolutely loved it even the early morning rise. Champagne breakfast and lovely staff. Our pilot a fellow aussie a delight made us feel safe and told us step by step on what was going to be happening. Amazing Amazing would recommend NOT to miss this...More

Thank bwisetraveller
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

We never forget this incredible hot air balloon ride. It was amazing experience we ever had in our trip. The view was stunning from the air, looked over all the temples in bagan. Even the sky was cloudy and sunrise was not in good spot....More

2  Thank RRahadian
Reviewed 23 May 2018

I pretty much only went to Myanmar to go to Bagan to do this. I've never been in a hot air balloon but when I read that the ride goes over a 1000 temples- I had to check it out. So glad I did- one...More

3  Thank 333ghosts
Reviewed 16 May 2018

If you've put the effort into getting to Bagan even though it is a dilemma to visit due to apparent military events treat yourself to this fantastic experience! As you soar above the ancient temples meditate on the inexplicable reasons leading to Bagan's temple fetish...More

2  Thank CaliNativeMon
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

The highlight of Bagan is obviously the temple area but OMG this has got to be the ultimate way to see things. We paid extra for the Premium flight which offers smaller baskets with only 8 persons. Part of the upgrade also includes a lovely...More

3  Thank John S
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

My wife and I bit the bullet and paid for the tickets, we were told it's well worth it by a friend. We loved every minute of the ride! Very friendly pilot, Moses, who also made the ride enjoyable. Highly recommend if you can afford...More

1  Thank haitosama
Reviewed 15 April 2018

This is the thing to do in Bagan nowadays.....the combination of flying and seeing the temples early morning is amazing. Those Balloons of Bagan people run a smooth, large ballooning operation. From pick-up in an oldtimer bus at our hotel arrival in darkness at the...More

1  Thank Mariken v
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

If you come to Bagan, the experience of balloon over Bagan is a MUST! Amazing sightseeing of all the temples and pagodas. It is a bit pricey, but definitely worth it!

2  Thank AleArriaza
Reviewed 13 April 2018

Flight date 17th March 2018. Arranged through Riviera Holidays as part of the Tour of Myanmar my wife and I took last month. If you want a really early start to your day 4.45am and an experience to follow that is out of this world,...More

5  Thank Jeffwhitebeard
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10 September 2018|
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Response from AndreaD7156 | Property representative |
Hi, it can be a bit cool in the morning as you will be picked up around 5am. By the time you take off and during flight and for landing the sun will be up and it warms up very quick. So best bring a light jacket or jumper.
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30 August 2018|
Response from AndreaD7156 | Property representative |
Hi. Thank you gor your message. The balloon srason in Bagan is mid October to mid April. Unfortunately the hot and rainy season is not suitable and safe for ballooning. Kind regards Your BOB team
7 May 2018|
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Response from AndreaD7156 | Property representative |
Hi. yes. the balloon season in Bagan is Oct to mid of April. unfortunately the hot and rainy season is not suitable and safe for ballooning. kind regards your BOB team